RDV is the new hot spot to open in Chelsea. RDV, short for rendezvous, launched in October 28th in hopes of exceeding its famous neighbors Bagatelle and Kiss and Fly. Hidden under the trendy and chic Bagatelle restaurant, RDV design combines the classic and clean taste of its upstairs neighbor and a flare of Victorian influence with modern art designed by David Graziano. Although petite in size and unassuming in location, this is a powerhouse venue backed by some big names. Big time nightlife players like Randy Scott, Aymeric Clemente and Remi Laba, added their unique style to insure the club's neighborhood success.
Hot shot Harry Morton is looking to bring infamous LA club the Viper Room to the Big Apple. Coming from nightlife hierarchy (his father co-founded the Hard Rock Cafe and grandfather created the chain restaurant Morton's Steakhouse) Morton has already perfected making the perfect chain, with hits like restaurant Pink Taco in locations like Las Vegas, LA and Scottsdale - drawing in huge celebrity clientele. For his next adventure with the Viper Room, Morton said that he will be looking for space downtown past Houston St. for the perfect latenight venue setting.